LU KALA - “Hotter Now” press photo

Experience Disco-Dance-Pop Bliss with LU KALA’s “Hotter Now” Single

LU KALA (@igobylu) is a Toronto-based singer-songwriter from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Not too long ago, she released an irresistible disco-dance-pop single, titled, “Hotter Now,” one of her best tunes for sure.

LU KALA – “Hotter Now” single

LU KALA’s confident new offering radiates a fiery, empowered energy that is the perfect track to get you up and feeling good. At its core, the song is injected with a sense of vitality that employs LU KALA’s love for an infectious, catchy chorus, sandwiched between engaging, storytelling verses. In a nutshell, “Hotter Now” is drenched in a flood of animated pop vibrancy, which finds LU bringing an elevated, distinctive sound and style to the world of disco-pop and electro-dance in her own unique way.

Taking the commonly used phrase “what doesn’t kill you, makes you stronger,” and tweaking it to sing “What doesn’t kill you, makes you hotter,” reflects LU KALA’s playful and bold attitude that makes her and her music appealing to a generation invested in music that promotes self-love and pride in oneself.


LU KALA - “Hotter Now” press photo
Photo by @shaunandru

LU KALA is a pop star operating in her own lane entirely and is certainly having her moment right now. With many eyes on her, and supporters rooting for her success, she continues to use that as her fuel to deliver sensational contemporary pop tunes. The fiery-voiced songstress with signature vibrant orange hair to match, is redefining what a pop star sounds and looks like.

At the age of three, LU KALA’s family immigrated from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Canada, first living in Toronto’s Regent Park, and later, Ajax. Gifted with a talent for writing striking pop tracks and memorable hooks, LU has quickly emerged as a surefire artist to watch.

Latto – “Lottery” music video featuring LU KALA

With over 78 million streams, LU KALA is a force to be reckoned with! She has also found success on TikTok and IG Reels. Her many viral snippets include “Love Sh*t,” which was highlighted by fellow songstress, SZA, as well as “Pretty Girl Era,” currently clocking in at over 264,000 UGC videos on TikTok and over 11M views across platforms. Peaking at #10 in Canada’s Top 40 and A/C radio charts, the track has served to raise LU KALA’s profile, as well as her collaboration with Latto, “Lottery,” which saw LU make her debut in the Billboard Hot 100. Keep your eyes peeled for more music coming soon from LU KALA, who is hotter now than ever before.

LU KALA – “Hotter Now” single

LU KALA - “Hotter Now” cover art

We recommend adding LU KALA’s “Hotter Now” single to your favorite disco-dance-pop playlist. Also, let us know how you feel in the comment section below. Mel Blanc’s famous catchphrase, That’s All Folks! Thanks for reading another great article on Bong Mines Entertainment – the hot spot for new music and positive entertainment news. Always remember that (P) Positive, (E) Energy, (A) Always, (C) Creates, (E) Elevation (P.E.A.C.E). Contact us on social media via Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, or Facebook, and let us know what’s going on. Also, don’t forget to subscribe to our newsletter, support our merchandise, and become a Patron of Bong Mines Entertainment. Disclaimer: This post contains Apple Music affiliate links. We may earn an affiliate commission when you buy through links on our site. That little compensation will be used towards keeping this website up and running.

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